Sonja Perkins Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 12

  • Portfolio
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 3


Sonja Perkins General Information


Ms. Sonja Perkins serves as Managing Director at The Perkins Fund. She is a Co-Founder of Broadway Angels. She served as an Advisor at Handle. She serves as Managing Director at The Perkins Fund. She serves as an Advisor at Blockchain Capital and Halogen Ventures. She also serves as a Board Member at Menlo Ventures. She began her career in venture capital in early 1989 when she joined TA Associates as an Investment Analyst. She then joined Symantec in Business Development before joining Menlo Ventures. She also served as a Board Member at MeeGenius & Advisory Board Member at GridGain Systems. She served as an Advisor at Handle. She has invested in over 50 companies throughout her career including several which achieved multibillion-dollar valuations. Prior investments include AcmePacket (APKT); F5 Networks (FFIV); McAfee Associates (now Intel (INTC)); nCircle (acquired by TripWire); Optical Solutions, acquired by Calix (CALX); PassMark Security, acquired by RSA Security (now EMC); Priority Call, acquired by LHS Group; Q1 Labs, acquired by IBM; Recourse Technologies, acquired by Symantec (SYMC); Socialcast, acquired by VMware (VMW); Solidcore, acquired by McAfee Associates (now Intel (INTC)); and Vermeer Technologies, acquired by Microsoft (MFST). His selected current investments and board seats include 1 Mainstream, 3VR, BitSight, Flurry, Gemshare, HealthTap, Jhana, Kitchit, Mee Genius,, Prism Skylabs, Strevus, and UrbanSitter. She graduated, with Distinction, from the University of Virginia and the Harvard Business School. She serves as a Board Member of 128 Technology.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (707) 000-0000

Sonja Perkins Investments (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Alphy 14-Jun-2022 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Autumn Adeigbo 30-Jul-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Clothing Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Honeycomb Labs 01-Feb-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue
ChairmanMe 05-Sep-2019 0000 00000 000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Ellevest 01-Jul-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Kitchit 09-Dec-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 00000 0000000
Loverly 13-Nov-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Leisure Facilities Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Gemshare 03-Apr-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Startup 00000 0000000
HealthTap 19-Dec-2013 Early Stage VC 0000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
UrbanSitter 23-Jan-2012 Seed Round 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000

Sonja Perkins Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Handle (Application Software) 31-Jul-2017 Out of Business
Kitchit 23-Apr-2016 000 00 00000000
Gemshare 01-Mar-2015 000000000000000000

Sonja Perkins Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Sonja Perkins Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Sonja Perkins Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Sonja Perkins Co-Investors (36)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Designer Fund 1 Series chart Industry bar
First Round Capital 0 Series chart Industry bar
Fuel Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Neo (Consulting Services (B2B)) 0 Series chart Industry bar
S-Cubed Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Sonja Perkins FAQs

  • Who is Sonja Perkins?

    Sonja Perkins is an angel Investor who has made 12 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Sonja Perkins?

    Sonja Perkins is an angel investor.

  • What does Sonja Perkins do?

    As an angel investor, Sonja Perkins invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Sonja Perkins invested in?

    Sonja Perkins has made numerous investments in companies like Alphy, Autumn Adeigbo, and Honeycomb Labs within the Business/Productivity Software, Clothing, and Social/Platform Software industries.

  • What has Sonja Perkins invested in recently?

    Sonja Perkins's latest investment was on 14-Jun-2022 in Alphy, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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